FY 2010 URC Abstracts

Wickram Ariyasinghe
Department of Physics
College of Arts and Sciences
Absolute K-shell Ionization Cross Sections of B and F Under Electron Bombardment.

David M. Arnold
Department of Mathematics
College of Arts and Sciences
Classification of Almost Completely Decomposable Groups

Janet Bagby and Lucy Barnard-Brak
Department of Educational Psychology
School of Education
Examining Executive Functions in School-aged Children

Katie M. Binetti
Department of Anthropology, Forensic Science and Archaeology
College of Arts and Sciences
Isotopic Sampling of Early Pliocene Mammalian Fossils from Kenya

Erica D. Bruce
Department of Environmental Science
College of Arts and Sciences
Investigation of Cell Culture Techniques for a Rare Seal Muscle Cell Line: Isolation and Immortalization.

Kevin D. Dougherty
Department of Sociology
College of Arts and Sciences
A Place to Belong: Small Groups in Big Churches

Eva I. Doyle
Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation
School of Education
Women's Health in Kurdish Villages of Armenia: a CBPR Study of Needs and Capacities

Jacquelyn R. Duke
Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
Riparian Forest Basal (Tree Diameter) Growth Response to River Flow Along an Impounded River in Central Texas

George W. Gawrych
Department of History
College of Arts and Sciences
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and the Turkish War of Independence

Adrienne Harris
Department of Modern Foreign Languages
College of Arts and Sciences
Partizanka Zoia: The Creation, Mythologization, and Subversion of a Soviet Martyr

Christopher Kearney
Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
An Inducible Plant Viral Vector System with Lowered Environmental Risk

Ryan S. King
Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
Using Stable Hydrogen Isotopes to Identify Energy Pathways in Small Streams of the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska

Myeongwoo Lee
Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
Integrin Function in Vivo

Carol Fiorillo Macaulay
Department of Anthropology, Forensic Science and Archaeology
College of Arts and Sciences
AMS (Accelerated Mass Spectrometry) Dating of a Late Prehistoric Campsite in North-Central Texas, Upper Sprague Site (41HM54), Hamilton County,Texas

Lorin Matthews
Department of Physics
College of Arts and Sciences
Coagulation of Dust as a Precursor to Planet Formation

Todd Meehan
Department of Instrumental Studies
School of Music
Commissions and Premieres: A Recording of Contemporary Solo Percussion Music

Jay Pulliam
Department of Geology
College of Arts and Sciences
Active Tectonics of the Northeast Caribbean: Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

Barbara Purdum-Cassidy and Rachelle D. Meyer
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
School of Education
Action Research and Its Impact on PDS Partnerships

Andrew Scherer
Departmetn of Anthropology, Forensic Science, and Archaeology
College of Arts and Science
Archaeological Exploration in the Classic Maya Kingdom of Piedras Negras

Michael W. Stroope
George W. Truett Seminary
Models for the Church's Encounter with the World

Randal L. Vaughn and Eunjee Song
Department of Information Systems
Hankamer School of Business and Computer Science
School of Engineering and Computer Science
Security Intelligence Cooperative

Anzhong Wang
Department of Physics
College of Arts and Sciences
Late Cosmic Acceleration of the Universe in Superstring/M Theory

Joel A. Weaver
George W. Truett Theological Seminary
Studies in the Greek Documentary Papyri

Walter Wilcox
Department of Physics
College of Arts and Sciences
Eigenspectrum Noise Subtraction Techniques in Lattice QCD

Daniel H. Williams
Department of Religion
College of Arts and Sciences
Apologetic Literature in Early Christianity

Mary M. Witte
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
School of Education
Examining Gender Differences in Early Mathematical Experiences